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  1. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Car fitted with 200cell cat and eissnman race exhaust but its m60 so there is no o2 reading after cat. What are my options? Any help will be appreciated Sent from my SM-G960F using Tapatalk
  2. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    I’m getting nervous about the Ulez in london. My 6 was registered in 82 so that means I’ll fall short by about 5 months before it reaches the 40 year classic car exemption. Can I register as a classic now.
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Well that me selling my E39 diesel this christmas. Those not worried are going to be getting bargains as 1000's of cars are just going to be dumped . Madess...
  4. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello experts, My car was driving 100% OK without any trouble. Just before the Christmas last year, a warning light came on about the battery not being charged. I took it to the garage, done a full servicing (which was due) and asked them to check how flat the battery is. They done the full...
  5. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I have an E61 530D with 145,000 on the clock. Recently I have been having a few emissions messages flagged up for "increased emissions" usually from cold. This was fixed a couple of weeks ago by fitting a new EGR pressure converter valve, and a new throttle actuator valve. Now I an regularly...
  6. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi, CAR: bmw 525d e60 2004. New to this forum, I wonder if any one could shed some light here, any help/advice would be appreciated. I removed the swirl flaps by my self and fitting on the blanking plates which i thought went well with no errors on dash at first. The following day i had a...
  7. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, I have an 03 325ci. When I switch the ignition on, I get all the usual dash light checks, all the lights come on and go out except the orange Exhaust Emission light which stays on until the engine is turned over. As soon as the engines running it goes off and doesn't come back on while...
  8. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hey Folks, greetings to you all, here in this very nice BMW knowledge place! For the N42 Engine, there are two kinds of exhaust manifolds available. One with straight pipes and without lambda sensors (3x) and without catalytic converters (2x) and one with both of these. As I found out, lots...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello Bimmer Community, First timer post here - I hope I've done this right. I've recently experienced a 'gurgling' noise eminating from the Hose (No.6) in this diagram: RealOEM.com * BMW E46 318Ci EMISSION CONTROL-AIR PUMP Upon removal I was able to pour out a cupful of discoloured water...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey guys! I'm new to this so sorry for any mistakes. First of all i had my cars timing chain sorted out for £874 inc. vat. I'm aware that the timing chain is a common problem for the n42 engines (316). My car out of the blue (had it for 4 days since the new timing chain and pulley was...
  11. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi there, Yesterday i was driving and i felt my brake pedal was like a stone. went to garage they said i need to change vacuum pump. Now im waiting for them to get it from local dealer. Second thing, i was driving same day, and i got an error on my iDrive screen: Increased emissions. What is...
  12. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Guys, Our car died on us last night. Driving along, and the emissions light came on (had seen this before - did a DPF burnoff to resolve) so I didnt worry too much about it. Then I noticed the power wasnt there, very sluggish and finally she just cut out on me. Had to be recovered home...
  13. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    General information please - I have an amber warning showing for exhaust emissions and tells me to continue on my journey but cautiously. The car now runs on a "safe mode" hardly any power with max speed of 50mph. Called in at my BM specialist on the way home who say it shows a faulty motor that...
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    E36 323i M52 Failed emissions today on exhaust emission carbon monoxide content after 2nd idle exhaust emission carbon monoxide content at idle Mot tester told me it was the first lamba sensor before the cat that was at fault.. Ive been doing the normal google searches and got mixed results...
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi help needed i have a 2004 330 sport and the other day the emission light came on a friend of mine pluged it into is snap-on computer and it came up with bank 1 cat i have tried to find out what that is and how much it would be on realoem but was not sure a friend of mine works for bmw mini...
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys I have been away for 3 weeks on holiday and have returned to the car and turned the car on it has been turned on 3 times since I've been away too. The engine emission dash light has appeared and the car is a bit sluggish as I started it and the light stays on after a good journey...
  17. General BMW Discussions
    hi guys, im new on this so just asking some advice,i have a 2006 320si and this morning it started to splutter and slightly shake,all when in idle,soon after the emission light came on...have you guys any ideas or solutions?? thanks
  18. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    My LCI 530i (N53 engine) with only 41k miles just failed it's MOT on emissions, they said the Lambda sensors needs replacing, even though I don't have any engine management light on. Before spending a fortune replacing all four lambda sensors and hoping it might fix the fault, are there any...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Afternoon all, First post and after some advise! Went to start the car up yesterday and it was very sluggish and was vibrating quite a bit. The orange (engine) warning light appeared and according to the manual it's an "Exhaust Emission Values Have Deteriorated". Drove it up the road and it...
  20. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I got my BMW's MOT done day before yesterday and everything was fine and it passed. yesterday morning while i was on my way to office I have noticed a Coolant light appearing on my dashboard. I have topped it up as soon as i have reached my office place and left it in the parking. While on my...
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